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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Apologizes for Supporters' Antigay Attack

LGBT rights activists were met with open hostility at Ford Fest, an annual celebration thrown by the controversial mayor. read more

Updated Wikipedia Marriage Map

8 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Obviously, this map jumps the gun in several states - but it sure is nice to look at.

Fourth Circuit Affirms Virginia's Ban on Gay Marriage Unconstitutional: An Analysis of the Dissent

9 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

BY ARI EZRA WALDMAN Today, the Richmond, Virginia-based Fourth Circuit affirmed a lower court judge's decision striking down Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage. When last we discussed this case, a three-judge panel was hearing oral argument and one judge, Paul...

HRC: Growth In Arkansas LGBT Visibility Meets Unwavering Discrimination

Despite a growing visibility within the states, LGBT Arkansans are facing discrimination and harassment at work, school, and their houses of worship. read more

PHOTOS: The Costumes of Comic-Con 2014

From the incredible to the absurd and beyond, take a look at some of our favorite fan costumes from the 2014 pop culture extravaganza. read more

PHOTOS: Help Copenhagen Celebrate 25 Years of Equal Marriage

The world's very first same-sex couple to be legally recognized got hitched in 1989. Help the couple celebrate their silver anniversary by sending your own photos. read more

News: Watermelon, Zach Phelps-Roper, Cape Cod, Marijuana

9 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

NYT: 36 hours in Provincetown, Massachusetts. UN rights official: Downing of Malaysian MH17 may be a war crime. Worst watermelon ever. When the weatherman tells you to expect 12 inches. Obama urged to highlight LGBT rights during African summit: "Nigerian...

PHOTOS: The High Line, 15 Years After Two Gay Men Saved It

It was a decade and a half ago that a New York Times article brought two gay men together who joined forces to create a modern landmark. read more

North Carolina Charter School Bill Drops Protections For LGBT Students

9 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

ast Friday, new legislation was approved by the North Carolina House of Representatives that fails to provide protections for LGBTI students at charter schools run by for-profit management companies.

Local Haters Have The Virginia Sadz

9 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

“Marriage expresses the reality that men and women bring distinct, irreplaceable gifts to family life, especially for children who deserve both a mom and a dad. Virginia’s laws have always rightly reflected the true and complementary nature of marriage. Show More Summary

Study: Gays Are Leaving the 'Gayborhood'

In the past decade, neighborhoods like the Castro and Chelsea have experienced a sizable drop in gay and lesbian residents. read more

Report: Discrimination, Harassment Harms Transgender Health

According to a new report, discrimination and harassment could lead to physical and mental ailments like headaches, nausea, depression, and anxiety. read more

WATCH : Straight Women Explain Why They Prefer Penetration Over Oral

10 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : SheWired.com

In a poll, lesbians preferred oral to penetration. Straight women consider this data. Contributor: Arielle Scarcella read more

This Guy In A Thong Proves You Can Do Yoga Literally Anywhere

10 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

If you’ve got the Monday office blues, perhaps a little vitamin D and exercise will lift you out of your slump. Didn’t bring your workout clothes? No problem, just head to the roof for a scantily clad yoga session. Don’t have a flat roof? Also not a problem. Just see how this guys does it: […]

Fourth Circuit Upholds Ruling Striking Down Virginia’s Ban on Gay Marriage

10 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals has struck down Virginia’s gay marriage ban. The court has also granted a stay pending appeal. The ruling was 2-1 with George H.W. Bush appointed Judge Paul Niemeyer dissenting. USA Today reports: "We recognize...

Russia Designates LGBT Rights Group As A 'Foreign Agent'

10 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

On July 21st, a court in St. Petersburg, Russia designated LGBT rights group Coming Out as a “foreign agent."

Federal Judges Rule Virginia Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

Judges ruled 2-1 that barring marriage rights to same-sex couples is unconstitutional. read more

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